With their programme "Emerging Artists – Contemporary Experimental Films and Video Art From Germany" AG Kurzfilm and German Films present the fourth edition of short experimental works by young upcoming artists. The initiators would like to promote highly artistic film and video art works, which can not only be screened at festivals, but also in museums and galleries.
In January 2019 the programme publicly premiered during the 32nd Stuttgart Filmwinter. The first international screening takes place on 6 February 2019 during the International Short Film Festival Clermont-Ferrand in France.
The 4th edition's jury consisted of Sarah Adam (A WALL IS A SCREEN, Europäische Filmfestival dokumentART), Marie-Thérèse Antony (DOK Leipzig - International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film), Carsten Aschmann (filmmaker and representative of Film- und Medienbüros Niedersachsen) und Alice Kögel (curator, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart).